Matt Benyayer and Thomas Edwards together make up the London based production duo Dark Sky. Having grown up together, Dark Sky formed in 2009 out of a mutual love for the ever evolving London electronic music scene, a love that the pair have always reflected through not only their DJ sets but also their productions.
Andrew Ashong is a British-Ghanaian Soul singer-songwriter, DJ and producer from Forest Hill in South London. He spent his teenage years searching for records and by 16 he was DJing and working on his own productions.
Eglo Records label boss and Rinse Fm's most diverse selector, Alexander Nut has made a name for himself blending all corners of the contemporary music spectrum into a glimmering prism of late-night futurism, regularly filling Saturday afternoon's with a mutant brew of bass heavy sounds from hip hop to house to dubstep and beyond, showcasing a plethora of producers with a mixing style all his own.
One of the original architects of the Boiler Room, which has grown to become the world’s most respected and popular underground music show. Thris Tian has built a reputation as a passionate and exciting DJ and and demonstrated his natural talent as a music selector.
Fascinated by the remix from an early age, London-based French native Nicolas Laugier, aka The Reflex, takes his cue from the first wave of disco remixers by using only the original sounds from the master tapes (or stems) to breathe new life into soul, pop and disco classics. Imaginative arrangements, boxfresh sonics and intricate editing make The Reflex Revisions rocket fuel for every DJ set.
Rayko is internationally recognised for his DJ Sets, releases and edits which have been played and supported by DJ's and dance floors all around the globe. His love for Boogie and Disco is legendary and his legion of soundcloud followers are testimony to how popular his work is.
Pablo Contraband has been playing House and Techno for many years, but met greater success since turning his attention to Funk, Soul and Disco and implementing these styles into his sets.
London based migrant Ross Tones makes music under the ever so pertinent moniker Throwing Snow. Drawing influences from a vast array of genres encompassing dubstep, UK funky, house and post-rock, his productions have a consistent comforting warmth and glistening coldness.
Afriquoi (DJ set)
Live African dance music, fusing Congolese guitar + Gambian kora virtuosity with UK electronic sensibilities to create captivating, beautiful, dancefloor- friendly new music for a new generation of world music fans with one foot in the clubs. Afriquoi are an underground sensation, bringing an uplifting fusion of African music and live electronics.
Slugabed (Jazz / Samples Set)
Blending influences both classic and contemporary, from the outermost reaches of dubstep, hip hop and beyond, Slugabed has received unanimous praise for his debut album 'Time Time, released on the Ninja Tune label in May 2012. Under his Slugabed alias, 23 year-old Greg Feldwick creates music which is at once complex, deep, thoughtful and above all distinctive.
As well as being one of London's most knowledgeable DJs, Blake has a mischievous, playful streak, which means anything he's involved with is bound to be fun. That applies to record labels as well as parties. From 2007 through 2009 he ran a label called Dissident, an outlet for weirdo disco, electro and house whose distinctive design and limited runs of vinyl set a template that many others followed.
Drawing across a range of influences, the trio’s sound encapsulated sleek noir-pop with ethereal atmospherics inspired by a multitude of electronic genres, alongside lyrics that traverse love, loss, and introspection. After amassing a number of strong compositions, the ensemble got to work performing in and around London; they released their first single, "Breathing Space," in the summer of 2016.